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US Supreme Court struggles to find the solution to Apple-Samsung iPhone patent battle
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US Supreme Court struggles to find the solution to Apple-Samsung iPhone patent battle

The fierce, big-money patent fight between Apple and Samsung left the U.S. Supreme Court groping for a solution on Tuesday, as the justices puzzled over how to discern the value of individual design elements in a complex product like an iPhone.

US Supreme Court to hear arguments in Apple vs Samsung patent and copyright dispute
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US Supreme Court to hear arguments in Apple vs Samsung patent and copyright dispute

After five years of litigation, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments on Tuesday in the bitter patent dispute between the world's two top smartphone manufacturers over the amount Samsung should pay Apple for copying the iPhone's distinctive look.

Apple ordered to pay $302.4 million after losing patent retrial against VirnetX
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Apple ordered to pay $302.4 million after losing patent retrial against VirnetX

A federal jury in Texas ordered Apple Inc to pay more than $302 million in damages for using VirnetX Holding Corp's patented internet security technology.

Apart from
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Apart from "Bag", Apple has applied for a patent to estimate how many bags are used by shoppers

Apple wants to patent a process to estimate how many bags are used by shoppers, to make sure consumers do not bag something that does not belong to them.

Apple has applied for an environmentally friendly paper bag patent
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Apple has applied for an environmentally friendly paper bag patent

Apple has filed a patent application titled "bag", for a retail shopping paper bag made mostly out of recycled paper.

Future iPhones may help capture thieves using TouchID
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Future iPhones may help capture thieves using TouchID

Apple has just been granted a new patent which will help future iPhones catch thieves using TouchID.

Designers back Apple in the Apple Vs Samsung patent war
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Designers back Apple in the Apple Vs Samsung patent war

Apple Inc deserved the hundreds of millions of dollars in damages Samsung Electronics Co Ltd paid for infringing patented designs of the iPhone, because the product's distinctive look drives people to purchase it, a group of design industry professionals told the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday.

Apple granted patent on technology that can disable cameras at events
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Apple granted patent on technology that can disable cameras at events

Apple was granted a patent it applied for in 2009 relating to its cameras and their interaction with infrared signals.

Qualcomm files complaint against Meizu in Chinese court over licensing disagreements
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Qualcomm files complaint against Meizu in Chinese court over licensing disagreements

Qualcomm has filed a complaint in a China against smartphone maker Meizu Technology Co after the tech giant said it was unable to reach a licensing accord.

Apple phones still selling in China, despite court order banning sales over patent infringement
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Apple phones still selling in China, despite court order banning sales over patent infringement

Apple Inc said its iPhone 6 and 6 Plus were still available for sale in China after Beijing's intellectual property regulators barred their sales.

Google is accused of being a balloon thief
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Google is accused of being a balloon thief

Space Data Corporation has demanded a jury trial for patent rights infringement by Google and Alphabet in their Project Loon.

Why Narendra Modi’s US visits make the sick and poor in India anxious
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Why Narendra Modi’s US visits make the sick and poor in India anxious

The fear is that if Narendra Modi capitulates to US pressure on India’s Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) regime, which it has been overtly and covertly exerting for years, it will make many lifesaving drugs unaffordable

China's Huawei files patent suits against Samsung Electronics
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China's Huawei files patent suits against Samsung Electronics

Huawei Technologies Co Ltd on Wednesday said it sued Samsung Electronics Co Ltd claiming infringement of smartphone patents, the Chinese firm's first intellectual property challenge against the world's top mobile maker.

Xiaomi teased Mi Drone in a video ahead of launch
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Xiaomi teased Mi Drone in a video ahead of launch

Xiaomi is stated to unveil a new product category, drones on 25th May.

Google patent glues pedestrians to self-driving cars
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Google patent glues pedestrians to self-driving cars

Google on Thursday had a fresh US patent for a sticky coating that could be applied to self-driving cars so pedestrians stick instead of bouncing off when hit.

Bureaucracy strikes back: Pathankot fiasco indicates that civil servants are sabotaging PM Modi's agenda
India

Bureaucracy strikes back: Pathankot fiasco indicates that civil servants are sabotaging PM Modi's agenda

On at least three occasions, the Modi government has looked idiotic, and I can only assume that it is the result of deliberate sabotage by civil servants

Nokia boosts revenue with Samsung patent resolution
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Nokia boosts revenue with Samsung patent resolution

Finland's Nokia on Monday settled its patent dispute with South Korea's Samsung, saying the arbitration verdict would boost its patent sales by hundreds of millions of euros.

Apple quietly building up virtual reality arsenal; to get aggressive in 2016, predicts analyst
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Apple quietly building up virtual reality arsenal; to get aggressive in 2016, predicts analyst

Apple has been very quietly putting together blocks of its virtual reality (VR) strategy in 2015

Oh no you don't! Indian govt shortlists 1500 yoga asanas to prevent them being patented abroad
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Oh no you don't! Indian govt shortlists 1500 yoga asanas to prevent them being patented abroad

The government has shortlisted over 1500 asanas and videographed over 250, classifying them as "traditional knowledge" of the country.